Do I Want a MOV Surge Protector or a UPS With Power Monitoring and Conditioning?

Computers are a lot cheaper than they used to be, but you don’t want to zap yours

Surge protector bars — photo by author

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Anthony Lawrence (Pcunix)

Retired Unix Consultant. I write tech and humor mostly but sometimes other things. see my Lists if your interests are specific.

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